Innovation Triad at Kansai

AIST x OMTRI x Fraunhofer IPA Joint Symposium

 

Date&Time:     February 20th, 2017 (Mo.), 13:00-17:30, *Reception 17:45-19:45
Venue:            Room B01+02, Knowledge Capital Conference Room Tower B, North Tower B 10F, Grand Front Osaka

Organizers:      National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology AIST
                       Osaka Municipal Technical Research Institute OMTRI
                       Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Engineering and Automation IPA
Supporters: METI Kansai, Osaka City Government, Kansai Economic Federation, Osaka Chamber and Commerce, Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany Osaka-Kobe
Languages:      Japanese, English (with simultaneous interpretation)
Max. Available: for 100 participants
Participation Fee: Free (registration needed, reception participation fee: 3,000 JPY)

<PROGRAM>

12:30 Entry

13:00 Opening Remarks

  • Dr. Masahiro SETO (Vice President, AIST)
  • Dr. Masami NAKAMOTO (President, OMTRI)
  • Mr. Ivica KOLARIC (Head of Department, Dept. Functional Materials, Fraunhofer IPA and Co-Director, Fraunhofer Project Center at AIST Kansai)

13:15 Greetings

  • Dr. Werner KÖHLER (Consul General, Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Osaka-Kobe)
  • Mr. Jun YOSHINO (Director General, Economic Policy Dept., The Kansai Bureau, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry)
  • Mr. Masayuki INOUE (Director-General, Economic Strategy Bureau, Osaka City Government)

- Session 1 -

13:30 Keynote
„Researches and Supports for SME at OMTRI / Developments by Collaboration“
Dr. Toshinobu OHNO (Executive Director, Research, OMTRI)

14:00
„Preparation of Titanium Oxide Films by Electrolysis from Aqueous Solution“
Dr. Masaya CHIGANE (Director, Electronic Materials Research Div., OMTRI)

- Session 2 -

14:20 Keynote
„Transition of the German Transportation Industry, Internet of Things and Its Impact on Nanomaterials“
Mr. Ivica KOLARIC (Head of Department, Dept. Functional Materials, Fraunhofer IPA)

14:50
„Production of Nano Carbon Enhanced Supercapacitors“
Ms. Laura BOONEN (Dept. Functional Materials, Fraunhofer IPA)

15:10 Break

- Session 3 -

15:40 Keynote
„Research & Development of Ionic Polymer Actuators for Commercial Applications“
Dr. Kinji ASAKA (Group Leader, Inorganic Functional Material Research Institute, AIST)

16:10
„Point of Care Diagnostic Kit Using CNT Electroactive Polymer-Based Pipette System“
Dr. Yusuke FUCHIWAKI (Visiting Researcher, Health Research Institute, AIST)

16:30
„Research and Development on Nanocarbon Polymer Actuatros and International Collaboration with Fraunhofer IPA“
Dr. Takushi SUGINO (Senior Researcher, Innorganic Functional Material Research Institute, AIST)

- Session 4 -

16:50
„Improving Material Performance and Foster New Applications with CNH“
Dr. Tsuzuki KITAMURA (CEO, NTB) / Dr. Nobert MOLITOR (CEO, TIE GmbH)

17:10
„Bando‘s Conductive Ink and Paste, FlowMetal®“
Dr. Takuya TOMURA (Optical and Electronic Materials Technology Development Dept., Research and Development Center, Bando Chemical Industries, Ltd.)

 

17:30 Closing Remarks
Dr. Yasuo HASEGAWA (Director, AIST-Kansai)


17:45-19:45
Networking Reception
Venue: Conference Room B08 (Participation Fee: 3,000 JPY)

 

< REGISTRATION >

Please let us know via e-mail (triad-sympo-ml[at]aist.go.jp) with following information by February 10th, 2017:
1) Full name 2) Organization 3) Participation into the reception (Y/N)

 

< CONTACT >

Innovation Triad at Kansai Bureau c/o AIST Kansai
Phone: +81-72-751-9606
E-mail:triad-sympo-ml[at]aist.go.jp